Crypto Events of 2022: A Look Back at Web3, The Crypties, and More
• 0xpo Crossroads: Francesco Agosti of Phantom Co-Founder discussed the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3.
• The Crypties 2022: Highlight Reel—Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala in December 2022.
• Web Summit 2022: Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman talked about the Tezos blockchain, Tendermint, Ethereum, sharding, and NFT gaming.
0xpo Crossroads provided a unique opportunity to hear from Francesco Agosti, the co-founder of Phantom, a popular Solana dapp. During the event, which was held on November 3 in San Francisco, Agosti discussed the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3. He also touched on the importance of decentralization, emphasizing that this is something that needs to be embraced and embraced with caution.
The Crypties 2022 was another event held in December 2022 that provided a great opportunity for the crypto space. During the event, which was held at Art Basel in Miami, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala. With emcee Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and presenters from a range of crypto projects, statuettes were awarded in nine categories. The evening was sponsored by a variety of companies, including Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.
In addition, Web Summit 2022 provided another unique opportunity for the crypto space. At this event, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman talked about the Tezos blockchain and its proof-of-stake mechanism, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves. Breitman discussed the importance of decentralization and the need to embrace it with caution. She also highlighted the importance of blockchain technology and how it can be used to revolutionize many industries.
Finally, at 0xpo Summit, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson in November for an extensive panel on raising venture money even during Crypto Winter. They discussed the challenges of fundraising during a bear market and the strategies they have adopted to be successful in this environment.
In conclusion, the crypto space has seen a number of unique events in the past year, offering insights into the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. From Francesco Agosti of Phantom Co-Founder discussing the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3 to Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman talking about the Tezos blockchain, Tendermint, Ethereum, sharding, and NFT gaming, these events provided valuable insights into the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Additionally, the Crypties 2022 awards gala and the 0xpo Summit panel on raising venture money during a bear market were also important events in the crypto space, providing valuable information and insights.